He studied at Anadolu University Sociology, Istanbul Bilgi University Civil Society-Project Cycle Management Formation and Cultural Management Formation in Local Administrations.
Since 1995, he worked in the fields of aging, environment, human rights, children's rights, juvenile delinquency, youth policies, refugee/asylum seeker, strategic planning, education and civil society.
He took part as an instructor in the trainings of the National Agency, General Directorate of Youth and Sports and various CSOs and state institutions. He worked as Field Coordinator in Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture Agency Volunteer Program.
Prior to STGM, Necmettin took part in projects at the Development Workshop Cooperative, Refugee Support Association (MUDEM) and Solidarity with Asylum Seekers and Migrants Association (ASAM). He is currently working as a Policy Development Specialist at STGM.
He has publications on Volunteering, Sports Volunteers, Children's Rights, Child Labour, Seasonal and Migratory Agricultural Work.